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BAUM, Gregory - Interview by Sharon Gubbay Helfer for Quebec Dialogue Pioneers project

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn60185
Collection
GUBBAY HELFER, Sharon
Description Level
Item
Material Format
moving images
Physical Description
mini video cassette
Fonds No.
P0246; SVM MC 31 05
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
GUBBAY HELFER, Sharon
Description Level
Item
Material Format
moving images
Physical Description
mini video cassette
Date
May 6, 2009
Fonds No.
P0246
Item No.
SVM MC 31 05
Notes
First half of an 89 minute long interview, on 2 cassettes. In a 5 minute series of clips from this portion, Professor of Theology Gregory Baum speaks of his early history and his internment experience upon arriving in Canada in 1939.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
Less detail

BROOK, Evelyn, Chair, Coalition of Jewish Women for the Get, an advocacy group for women blocked from obtaining a Jewish divorce

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn48719
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1353-37
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
February 25, 1994
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1353-37
Notes
Interview by Leslie Lutsky. Digitized as WAV and WMA, Oct. 2016. In this short interview (5 min. 47 seconds), Evelyn Brook discusses the plight of Agunot (women whose husbands refuse to grant a Jewish divorce), and her organization's work helping these women obtain their Get certificates.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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Bryna Wasserman, Montreal: Montreal International Yiddish Theatre festival June 17-25, 2009; Pirates of Penzance - Yiddish theatre presentation

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn49465
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1923-52
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
May 27, 2009
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1923-52
Notes
Interview by Leslie Lutsky. In a 5 minute excerpt from this 19 minute interview, Bryna Wasserman discusses the challenges of presenting Pirates of Penzance in Yiddish. The complete interview is available in digital format on request.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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CHOUEKE, Lolly, Montreal, Childhood in Shanghai

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn48868
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1458-40
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
September 2, 1996
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1458-40
Notes
Oral history. Interview by Leslie Lutsky. Excerpts from this recording appear in a 2020 Canadian Jewish Archives video montage called 'Jewish Life in Shanghai'.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
Less detail

David Fraser, Nottingham, England - author 'Honourary Protestants' the Jewish School Question in Montreal 1867-1997, detailed well-documented legal history

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn90216
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 2105-57
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Date
November 07, 2015
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 2105-57
Notes
Interview by Leslie Lutsky, digitized February 17, 2020. In this 16 minute interview, David Fraser talks about the Jewish school question, difficulties faced by Jewish students and the discrimination from the Protestant School Board. A 7 minute excerpt is available for viewing on YouTube.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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EISEN, Wendy, Toronto, author of COUNT US IN: The Struggle to Free Soviet Jews, A Canadian Perspective

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn48781
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1403-39
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
May 5, 1995
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1403-39
Notes
20 minute interview by Leslie Lutsky for Radio Centreville. In a six and a half minute excerpt, Wendy Eisen speaks about the activity of the Group of 35 and her 1995 book about the history of the Soviet Jewry movement in Canada. The complete interview is available in digital format (WAV and WMA).
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
Less detail

Ethiopian Project - Alan ROSE, Stan CYTRYNBAUM

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn50066
Collection
HARRIS, Eiran
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0231; SC 1028-27
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
HARRIS, Eiran
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
August 10-16, 1988
Fonds No.
P0231
Item No.
SC 1028-27
Notes
Interview by E. Harris. S. Cytrynbaum (excerpted) and A. Rose describe the project undertaken by Canadian Jewish Congress to aid in the immigration of Ethiopian Jews to Canada. Portions of the recording have some confidentiality restrictions. Digitized as WAV and WMA Feb 2015, SDVD 046.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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GORDON, Myer & Judy/ Toronto, co-ordinators of reunion Montefiore Hebrew Orphans

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn49119
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1707-46
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
August 9, 2001
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1707-46
Notes
Interview by Leslie Lutsky. In a five and a half minute excerpt, Myer speaks about life as an orphan and how the alumni came to have reunions for years afterwards.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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HARROSH, Simone

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn78036
Collection
Sephardic Oral History Project interviews by Marie Berdugo-Cohen.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Physical Description
Audio cassette, 43 minutes recorded. Digital copy available.
Fonds No.
CJC001-S-A; SC 1063-M23-28
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
Sephardic Oral History Project interviews by Marie Berdugo-Cohen.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Physical Description
Audio cassette, 43 minutes recorded. Digital copy available.
Date
August 15, 1988
Fonds No.
CJC001-S-A
Item No.
SC 1063-M23-28
Creator
Marie Berdugo-Cohen
Notes
Sephardic Oral History Project interview by Marie Berdugo Cohen. Digitized in WAV format in March 2015. Biography: Simone Harrosh a vécu en Algérie dans une maison qui abritait 12 voisins. Ils se réunissaient tous chez ses parents pour le kiddoush du shabbat, pour célébrer la Soucca, et pour manger la dinde au couscous, à l'occasion de Rosh Hodesh. Son père, Eliahou Sakoun, policier en Algérie, arrivait à la synagogue avec son fusil. Sa mère, Simha Séban, s'occupait de la Hévra Kadisha et du Mikvé à Tlemcen. Simone a immigré en France à 11 ans, ensuite elle alla en Suisse, en Belgique, et à Londres où elle habita avec son mari, et où elle travailla au Central office of Informations. Actuellement, Simone est responsable du Mikvé Young Israel à Chomedey, qui réunit Ashkénazes et Sépharades. Elle nous décrit ici avec détails et précisions, l'éxigence de la Thora concernant Taharat Hamispaha, (la pureté familiale), qui fait partie des mitzvot à accomplir par la femme juive, tels que: les nérot, (bougies du Shabbat), hala (pain),etc. Simone nous parle des menstruations de la femme juive, des vérifications rigoureuses à faire pour savoir si elles ont pris fin, et finalement des préparatifs pour le bain rituel dans le Mikvé, qui représente dit Simone, l'espoir, la vie, une coopération avec Dieu, pour la création.
Subjects
Mikvah, Ritual bath, Chomedey, seder, role of Jewish women, family purity, Algeria, immigration from Algeria to France, Rosh Hodesh
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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HAYES, Saul - interview by David Rome (Side A) - Role of Saul Hayes at the beginning of UJRA (United Jewish Relief Agencies).

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn89592
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
CJC0001; SC 0033
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
sound recording
Date
[ca. 1978]
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Item No.
SC 0033
Notes
Oral history. In a 9 minute excerpt from this 47 minute interview, Saul Hayes talks about his background and his work for UJRA and CJC. Digitized as WAV and WMA.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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JEDEIKIN, Leon, Montreal, speaking about his childhood in Shanghai

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn48999
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1625-44
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
April 16, 1999
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1625-44
Notes
Oral history. Interview by Leslie Lutsky. Excerpts from this recording appear in a 2020 Canadian Jewish Archives video montage called 'Jewish Life in Shanghai'.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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KATTAN, Naim - Interview by Sharon Gubbay Helfer for Quebec Dialogue Pioneers project

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn60200
Collection
GUBBAY HELFER, Sharon
Description Level
Item
Material Format
moving images
Physical Description
mini video cassette
Fonds No.
P0246; SVM MC 31 20
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
GUBBAY HELFER, Sharon
Description Level
Item
Material Format
moving images
Physical Description
mini video cassette
Date
May 18, 2009
Fonds No.
P0246
Item No.
SVM MC 31 20
Notes
Duration: 1:58:52. Language: French. Naim Kattan talks about his life before and after coming to Canada. In a 4 minute excerpt, he discusses his first experiences at Canadian Jewish Congress and the foundation of the Bulletin du Cercle Juif.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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LEAVITT, Dr. Joseph, re: War Orphans in 1921 - interview by Eiran Harris.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn50072
Collection
HARRIS, Eiran
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Physical Description
Copied WAV, SE 016-017
Fonds No.
P0231; SC 1066-29
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
HARRIS, Eiran
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Physical Description
Copied WAV, SE 016-017
Date
January 16, 1989
Fonds No.
P0231
Item No.
SC 1066-29
Notes
Oral history. This entire interview is digitally copied (SE 016-17). In a 4 minute excerpt from this 88 minute interview, Dr. Joseph Leavitt discusses the Ukrainian Jewish war orphans he helped bring over to Canada in 1921.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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LEHMAN, Ruth Colton - speaking about the Ste. Sophie Jewish Community and her illustrated lecture 'From Shtetl to Parish'

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn48400
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1074-1-29
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
June 10, 1988
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1074-1-29
Notes
Oral history. Interview by Leslie Lutsky, approximately 15 minutes long (the excerpted clip is approximately 10 minutes).
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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Martz, Fraidie, Vancouver author 'Open Your Hearts', Jewish War Orphans, WWII

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn90219
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
File
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1460-40
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
File
Material Format
sound recording
Date
Nov. 15, 1996
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1460-40
Notes
1996 interview by Leslie Lutsky for the radio show Jewish Digest. Fraidie Martz talks about her book, Open Your Hearts : The Story of the Jewish War Orphans in Canada, on their arrival and integration into Canadian society. A 6 minute excerpt from this 18 minute interview is available for viewing on YouTube. Digitized as WAV and WMA, March 11, 2020.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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MEYER, Benhaim

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn78010
Collection
Sephardic Oral History Project interviews by Marie Berdugo-Cohen.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Physical Description
Audio cassette, 89 minutes recorded. Digital copy available.
Fonds No.
CJC001-S-A; SC 1037-M2-28
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
Sephardic Oral History Project interviews by Marie Berdugo-Cohen.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Physical Description
Audio cassette, 89 minutes recorded. Digital copy available.
Date
July 13, 1988
Fonds No.
CJC001-S-A
Item No.
SC 1037-M2-28
Creator
Marie Berdugo-Cohen
Notes
Sephardic Oral History Project interview by Marie Berdugo Cohen. Digitized in WAV format in March 2015. Biography: Michel raconte son enfance et sa vie à Méknès avec ses parents et une famille nombreuse, tous vivant dans la même maison. Il se souvient de la charité de son père Salomon Bénhaim et de son beau père Pinhas Azogui qui s'est dévoué toute sa vie à la réconciliation des couples en désacord. Sa femme, Esther, décrit la tragique histoire de sa famille de dix enfants, dont sept d'entre eux ont été emportés par la tuberculose. Michel décrit les difficultés pour quitter le Maroc, malgré les 'bonnes connaissances' son séjour à Paris 'infernal' et son immigration au Canada en Novembre 1976 avec sa femme et ses 3 enfants. Il éxerce son métier de tailleur à la même place, depuis 11 ans à Montréal. Son fils Maxim est graphiste, Pat est dans l'informatique, sa fille s'est mariée et a eu 2 enfants. Ils aiment ce pays, malgré la neige et le frimas. Ils s'y sont complètement adaptés.
Subjects
Meknes, Azrou, Morocco, family life, Jewish cooking, Alliance Israelite, Jewish-Arab relations in Morocco, Immigration to Canada, immigrant adaptation
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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Pearl DEUTCH - Jewish community, Rouyn,Noranda

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn88129
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1073b-29
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
October 7, 1987
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1073b-29
Notes
Interview of about 17 minutes by Leslie Lutsky. Deutch speaks about the Jewish community in Rouyn-Noranda of the 1930s to 1950s. Digitized Jan. 9, 2017 in WAV and WMA formats. The tape also includes unrelated recordings (not digitized). A video version was created from a 5 minute excerpt.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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PENN, Martin - speaking at a rally in 1988, Part 1: about his Moscow airport experience during his 1979 trip to the Soviet Union on behalf of the Canadian Committee for Soviet Jewry.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn50249
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1074-2A-29
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
1988
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1074-2A-29
Notes
Speech recorded by Leslie Lutsky. Approximately 10 minute clip made from the digital copy. Copies in WAV, WMA and MP3 formats made in Feb. 2013.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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PENN, Martin - speaking at a rally in 1988, Part 2: about a synagogue visit in Alma-Ata, Kazakhstan, during his 1979 trip to the USSR on behalf of the Canadian Committee for Soviet Jewry

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn50250
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1074-2B-29
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
1988
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1074-2B-29
Notes
Speech recorded by Leslie Lutsky. Approximately 10 minute clip made from the digital copy. Copies in WAV, WMA and MP3 formats made in Feb. 2013.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
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PENN, Martin speaking, Part 3: about his Passover meal with a refusnik family in Alma-Ata, Kazakhstan, during a 1979 trip to the USSR on behalf of the Canadian Committee for Soviet Jewry

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn50251
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1074-2C-29
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video  
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
1988
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1074-2C-29
Notes
Speech recorded by Leslie Lutsky. Approximately 8 minute clip made from the digital copy. Copies in WAV, WMA and MP3 formats made in Feb. 2013.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Video Tracks
Less detail

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